Educational Reform in Africa: Essays on Curriculum, Libraries, Counseling, and Grade Levels

Educational Reform in Africa: Essays on Curriculum, Libraries, Counseling, and Grade Levels

By: James S. Etim (editor), Valentine U. James (editor)Hardback

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Foreword by Fedelis Ikem; Introduction - James Etim and Valentine James; Part I: Philosophy and Economic Considerations; A Philosophy of Education for Nigerian Women: Problems and Prospects - Andrew F. Uduigwomen; Economic and Econometric Evidence for and against Private Income And Employment Benefits of Education in Africa - Ruth Uwaifo Oyelere; Financing Education in Eritrea - Ravinder Rena; Education in Nigeria: Towards a Positive Development - Tola Olujuwon; The Role of Research and Educational Institutes in Nigeria's Sustainable Agricultural Development - S. Tunji Titilola; Part II: Implementation and Curriculum Reform; Repositioning the Junior Secondary School in Nigeria in the Information Age - James Etim; Contemporary Reforms in the Nigerian Tertiary Education System - Bassey Ubong and Addison M. Wokocha; Competencies Exhibited by Professionally Qualified Teachers in Nigerian Secondary Schools - Nwachukwu P. Ololube; Part III: Reforms at K-16 Levels; The Introduction of Free Primary Education in Kenya - James Stanfeld; School Reform: A Case Study of Primary Education in Botswana - Mojeed K. Akinsola and Josiah O. Ajiboye; Universal Primary Education and Universal Basic Education - Stephen U. Bassey; Colleges of Education and the Preparation of Teachers for Universal Basic Education - Bassey Ubong; Growth in Nigerian Universities: Changing for the Better - James Etim; Agricultural Education: The Role of Universities in Agriculture - Joel Oke; Part IV: Information Use, Library and Information Sciences; The Role of Information and Communication Technology - Alice Etim; Faculty and Student Use of Library Services - Okon Ani and Bassey A. Bassey; Part V: Guidance; Guidance and Counseling Challenges in the 21st Century - Daniel Denga and Hannah Denga; Comparative Effectiveness of Two Training Technologies - Eno Ntukidem, Sarah Oden, Hannah Denga, and Suzanna Umoh.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773448490
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 412
  • ID: 9780773448490
  • ISBN10: 0773448497

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